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                                                                                                No. 5

 

                    VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 

                           OF THE

 

                      HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

 

 

                                                                                                                    

 

 

                                                                          TUESDAY 20 AUGUST 1991

 

 

1              Meeting of House

                The House met pursuant to adjournment.  The Speaker (Hon. N.T. Peterson) took the

                    Chair and read prayers.

 

2              Petitions Nos 25 to 28

                The Clerk announced that the following Members had lodged Petitions for

                    presentation:

 

                25  Hon. P.B. Arnold, from 38 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government not to decriminalise prostitution.

 

                26  Hon. P.B. Arnold, from 36 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government not to introduce gaming machines into hotels and clubs.

 

                27  Hon. D.C. Wotton, from 35 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government to increase the police presence in the Mount Barker and Stirling areas and increase penalties for vandalism, larceny and assault.

 

                28  Hon. D.C. Wotton, from 39 residents of South Australia, requesting that the House

                    urge the Government to revert to the previous water-rating system.

 

 3             Papers

                The following papers were laid on the Table:

 

                    By the Minister of Health (Hon. D.J. Hopgood) -

                          Medical Practitioners Act 1983 - Regulations - Fees.

 

                    By the Minister of Industry, Trade and Technology (Hon. L.M.F. Arnold) -

                          Australian Industry and Technology Council - Annual Summary of Proceedings,

                           1989-90.

 

                    By the Minister of Education (Hon. G.J. Crafter) -

                          Justices Act 1921 - Rules - Fees.

                          Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988 - Regulations - Forms.

                          Local and District Criminal Courts Act 1926 - Regulations - Local Court Fees.

                          Supreme Court Act 1935 - Regulations -

                               Probate Fees.

                               Fees.

 

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                    By the Minister of Transport (Hon. F.T. Blevins) -

                          Road Traffic Act 1961 - Regulations - Flashing Lights.

 

                    By the Minister of Finance (Hon. F.T. Blevins) -

                          Friendly Societies Act 1919 - General Laws - Mutual Community Friendly Society

                           of South Australia.

 

                    By the Minister of Recreation and Sport (Hon. M.K. Mayes) -

                          Racing Act 1976 - Greyhound Racing Board Rules - Managers, Registration and

                           Stewards.

 

                    By the Minister of Employment and Further Education (Hon. M.D. Rann) -

                          Corporation of Naracoorte - By-law - No. 9 - Liquor Control.

 

                    By the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs (Hon. M.D. Rann) -

                          Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody - Final Report.

 

 4             Answers to questions

                Answers to questions on the Notice Paper Nos 36 and 37 were tabled by the Speaker.

 

 5             Questions

                Questions without notice were asked.

 

 6             Papers

                The following Papers were laid on the Table by the Minister of Employment and

                 Further Education -

                    Rough Cut - Services To Youth Council - Cheques.

                    Rough Cut - Correspondence from Minister of Employment and Further

                     Education  to -

                          State Director, Department of Employment, Education and Training.

                          Director, State Youth Affairs, DETAFE.

                          Acting Chief Executive Officer, Department of Employment and Further

                          Education.

 

 7             Privilege - Matter raised

                Mr Brindal raised as a matter of privilege, an answer to a question without notice given

                    by the Minister for Environment and Planning relating to the treatment of sewage.

                The Speaker advised he would investigate the matter and report to the House.

 

 8             Limitation of debate

                The Deputy Premier (Hon. D.J. Hopgood) moved - That the time allotted for

                    completion of the:

                    Address in Reply;  and

                    Supply Bill (No. 2),

                    be until 6.00 p.m. on Thursday 22 August.

                Question put and passed.

 

 9             Fisheries (Miscellaneous) Amendment Bill

                The Minister of Fisheries (Hon. M.K. Mayes), pursuant to order, moved - That he

                    have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the Fisheries Act 1982.

                Question put and passed.

 

                Bill presented and read a first time.

                The Minister moved - That this Bill be now read a second time.

                Ordered, on motion of Mr Meier, that the debate be adjourned until tomorrow.

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10           Address in Reply

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the

                    Address in Reply be adopted.

                Debate resumed.

                Question put and passed.

                           

11           Postponement of business

                Ordered - That Order of the Day (Government Business) No.2 be postponed

                    and taken into consideration after Order of the Day (Government Business)

                    No.3.

 

12           Supply Bill (No.2)

                Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the question - That the

                    Supply Bill (No.2) be now read a second time.

                Debate resumed.

 

13           Extension of time for adjournment

                The Minister of Transport moved - That the time for moving the adjournment

                    of the House be extended beyond 10.00 p.m.

                Question put and passed.

 

14           Supply Bill (No. 2)

                Debate (interrupted by the foregoing motion) resumed.

                Ordered, on motion on Mr Becker that the debate be further adjourned until

                    tomorrow.

 

15           Adjournment

                House adjourned at 10.48 p.m. until tomorrow at 2.00 p.m.

 

 

                                                                                                                                

 

 

                                                           MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE WAS GIVEN

 

For Tuesday 21 August 1991

                Notices of Motion: Government Business-

 

The Minister of Family and Community Services to move - That a Select Committee be

                established to examine  -

                (a)     the Children's Protection and Young Offenders Act and the effectiveness of its operation;

                (b)     the administration of the Children's Court;

                (c)     the resources devoted to the juvenile justice system and their effectiveness;

                (d)     the adequacy of custodial and non-custodial programs for juvenile offenders

                               and the extent to which the services provided by Government agencies and the Children's Court can more closely be integrated;

                (e)     the problems of truancy; and

                (f)      such other matters which relate to juvenile justice.


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The Minister of Aboriginal Affairs to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill

                for an Act to amend the Maralinga Tjarutja Land Rights Act 1984.

                                             

For Thursday 29 August 1991

                Notices of Motion: Other Business-

 

Mr D.S. Baker to move - That this House views with deep concern and regret the coup in the

                Soviet Union on 18 August 1991 and recognises the courage of Soviet citizens including those in the Baltic States prepared to publicly demonstrate their abhorrence of this reversal of reform and progress towards lasting democracy and freedom.

 

Mrs Hutchison to move - That this House applauds moves by the Government to ensure that

                trade unions are involved in the development of enterprise bargaining arrangements and declares its opposition to any attempt to implement legislation similar to the Employment Contracts Act recently introduced in New Zealand and further, this House calls on the Federal Parliament to resist any moves to implement such legislation at the national level.

 

For Thursday 12 September 1991

                Notices of Motion: Other Business-

 

Hon. T.H. Hemmings to move - That this House notes the fine work carried out by the South

                Australian Police Force through Operation Keeper.

 

Hon. B.C. Eastick to move - That he have leave to introduce a Bill for an Act to amend the

                Local Government Act 1934.

 

Hon. T.H. Hemmings to move - That this House, having always paid due deference to the

                Monarchy and to Vice Regal representatives, as evidenced in Standing Order 121, and to our oath of office, disassociates itself from the disrespectful and irresponsible attitude of the Member for Fisher to our Royal Family.

 

For Thursday 19 September 1991

                Notice of Motion: Other Business-

 

Dr Armitage to move - That this House condemns plans to close Hillcrest Hospital in the

                absence of specific information with regard to factors such as the locations to which longterm beds will be transferred, the facilities which will be provided for the care of the mentally ill in the community, and other features necessary for the provision of a first-class mental health service.

 

 

Present during the day - All the Members except Hon. T. Chapman, Hon. E.R. Goldsworthy

                and Hon. J.H.C. Klunder.

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                N.T. Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                SPEAKER

 

G.D. Mitchell

CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY